box seat

noun

Definition of box seat

1a : a seat in a box (as in a theater or grandstand)
b : a position favorable for viewing something

Examples of box seat in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web With four nominations, BARKAA, the Malyangapa and Barkindji woman and rising star, is in the box seat, while singer and rapper Baker Boy has three chances, including artist of the year. Lars Brandle, Billboard, 2 Aug. 2022 Military, wine and football in the spotlight Military Appreciation Night offers two free upper box seat tickets with military ID. Marc Bona, cleveland, 31 July 2022 Donate aluminum cans and receive a discounted $5 upper-box seat ticket. cleveland, 30 June 2022 His other plans for the week would be done from a box seat behind the visitor’s dugout. Washington Post, 29 Apr. 2022 Military Appreciation Night, so those with proper military identification receive two free upper-box seat tickets. Marc Bona, cleveland, 1 July 2021 Steinberg, the maestro of so many Fenway celebrations, even chipped away on the ice on the box seat stairs with the heel of his 2013 Red Sox championship boots. BostonGlobe.com, 22 Mar. 2021 To sit in a box seat sandwiched between the dugout and the bullpen is unique. BostonGlobe.com, 22 Mar. 2021 In 1959 there were two prices for regular season games: $2.50 for a box seat and $2 for the grandstand; kids under 12 were 90 cents less. Rick Kogan, chicagotribune.com, 17 Aug. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of box seat

1801, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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Last Updated

7 Aug 2022

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“Box seat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/box%20seat. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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